RW - CAR
Andrei Svechnikov had an assist and fired five shots on goal during the Canes 5-2 loss to the New York Rangers.
The assist extends his point streak to nine games (11 points: five goals, six assists). This season in 60 games played, Svechnikov has 24 goals and 32 assists with a plus-15 rating.
Andrei Svechnikov will participate in pre-game warm-ups Wednesday for Game Three. He will decide how he feels prior to the start of the game.
Svechnikov has not played since Game Three of Round One after sustaining a concussion in a fight with Capital's forward Alexander Ovechkin. It appears likely that he will play and if that is the case, it will be a big boost to Carolina's offense.
Andrei Svechnikov dished out an assist on Jordan Staal's game tying goal with five minutes remaining in the third period against the Capitals. Washington would go on to win in OT 4-3 to put an end to Carolina's comeback.
Svechnikov has a pair of goals and an assist in his first two career post-season games played.
Andrei Svechnikov tallied his 10th goal of the season, but the Canes were taken down by the Detroit Red Wings, 4-1.
The explosive rookie is playing well of late. Svechnikov is currently riding a four-game point streak with 4 goals and 1 asssit.